317. Power to request, obtain and supply information.

An enforcement officer1 may, for the performance of his duties:

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    (1)     require the production by a relevant person2 of any records required to be kept3, to inspect and examine those records, to remove those records from the premises4 where they are kept and to copy any material part of them5;

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    (2)     require a relevant person to furnish to him (either alone or in the presence of any other person, as the officer thinks fit) an explanation of any such records6; and

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    (3)     require a relevant person to furnish to him (either alone or in the presence of any other